When we think of Women’s History Month we should be think of the strength that all women personify. I must say that Jill Scott is one hell of an example. The way that she writes a love song is comparable to no one else. Her songs take you on a ride that frankly you don’t want to get off of. Don’t believe me check out her VH1 Storytellers special.
She has recently put out new music and an anticipated album is sure to follow. The video for her new single, “You Don’t Know” is below.
She is a mother, singer, writer, actress, poet, and above all she is a poster child for Women’s History Month.
Some songs that did not make the top 10:
Hear My Call
Sometimes I Wonder
The Fact Is (I Need You)
Please go to the next page to view the Jill Scott top 10 songs.
Anyone who knows me knows that my favorite singer/performer of all-time is Lionel Richie. His music is timeless and incomparable. As a performer Richie doesn’t need dancers and all of the lights. All he needs is that voice and a piano.
As a young man, the world was introduced to Lionel Richie when he was the lead singer of the Commodores and in the early 80’s he decided to go solo and create many more hits.
Lionel’s music is so well liked, he decided to “countrify” his hits and made some of them better on the Tuskegee album. On the album, Richie teamed up with a few of country’s best artists and remade 13 of his and the Commodores’ hits.
Typically, I do a top 10 countdown and leave it at that, but because there are so many hits I have decided to do a top 10 for both The Commodores and Lionel Richie.
A few that didn’t make either list:
Just For You
I Call It Love
To continue to the Commodores Top 10 countdown please continue to the next page.
When you talk about love you have got to mention Patti LaBelle. This Philadelphia native has been making hits since was the lead singer of the group, Labelle. The biggest song the group had was “Lady Marmalade”. As a solo artist LaBelle has worked with Michael McDonald, Gladys Knight, and Ron Isley just to name a few.
She is an Oscar nominee, Grammy winner, and a recipient of multiple lifetime achievement awards. The newest member of the Legend Series is the diva, Patti LaBelle.
Top 10 Patti LaBelle songs:
Bonus: New Attitude
Bonus: Over the Rainbow
10. Gotta Go Solo duet with Ron Isley
9. Lady Marmalade
8. On My Own
7. When You’ve Been Blessed
6. Love Has Finally Come At Last with Bobby Womack